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Person Landing After a Jump  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This lab uses Tracker to measure and analyze the center of mass motion of a person landing after a jump. Students measure the acceleration of the person in free-fall and his…
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J. Kinchin, Phys. Educ., 47 (1), 15-17.
Tracker was used to analyze three points at different radii on a rotating turntable. Directions and magnitudes of the velocity and acceleration vectors were plainly visible to…
  
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How much can a remote control helicopter lift? The video analysis in this item explores the physics behind a toy helicopter. The zip file contains the Dot Physics blog entry, a video…
  
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Gary Connery recently jumped out of a helicopter from 2,400 feet and landed without a parachute. Although he didn't use a parachute, he still had one - you know, just in case.…
Tracker Lab Manual and Workshop Resources  [ Computer Program ]
  
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This is a set of handouts, a presentation, and videos that one can use for a workshop to teach others how to use Tracker. The resources may also be adapted for students to learn…
Tracking the Coriolis Force  [ Computer Program ]
  
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Tracking the Coriolis Force uses the Tracker video analysis tool to model the motion of a ball rolling with constant velocity on a rotating merry-go-round. Video includes the motion…
Rifle Throw: Projectile Motion with Rotation  [ Computer Program ]
  
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Rifle Throw: Projectile Motion with Rotation uses the Tracker video analysis tool to analyze the motion of a rifle tossed in the air by members of the US Army Drill Team. The tracked…
  
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Badminton Projectile Motion uses the Tracker video analysis tool to analyze the motion of a badminton birdie (or shuttlecock) and then to model the motion to include air resistance.…
Dolphin Jump: Projectile Motion  [ Computer Program ]
  
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The Dolphin Jump: Projectile Motion activity uses the Tracker video analysis tool to measure and analyze the motion of a dolphin jumping out of the water. The TRZ file contains…
  
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A weak spring is connected at one end to a rotor turning at constant angular velocity. The spring extends to a stretched length as determined by the spring mass, rest length, spring…
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